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Indian diaspora basks in U-19 win glory


August 30th, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 30 (IANS) Indians in Australia are ecstatic over India being crowned the world champions in under-19 cricket, a win that reassured them that Indian cricket has "a great ... Read more...

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Be responsive to expat’s needs, Krishna tells Indian missions


June 27th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Ahead of his outreach visit to Central Asia in the first week of July, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Wednesday said he had asked ... Read more...

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Indian students once again head for Australia


May 9th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 9 (IANS) Indian students are once again heading to Australia, along with a rise in international students, with the perceived threat of physical violence having receded to a ... Read more...

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Attacks on Indians in Australia down in 2011


March 15th, 2012 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Racial attacks on Indians living in Australia declined in 2011 as compared to 2010 and 2009, the Lok Sabha was informed Wednesday.Minister for Overseas Indian ... Read more...

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Violence against Indians in Oz not taken seriously: Author


January 19th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Incidents of violence against Indians in Australia have not been addressed seriously by that country's top administrators, says Australian author Richard Flanagan."...I do not think ... Read more...

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160 Indians attacked abroad in 2010


August 11th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) There has been a spurt in number of attacks on Indians in foreign countries in 2010 when 160 such cases were reported, of which the ... Read more...

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103 Indians died in Australian attacks: Vayalar Ravi


August 3rd, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) As many as 103 Indians were killed or injured in attacks in Australia last year and steps have been taken to prevent such assaults, Overseas ... Read more...

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Oz hands over Indian-origin man’s body to his wife


April 25th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 25 (ANI): The dead body of Lakhwinder Singh, the Indian-origin man who was stabbed at Rushworth in Australia on Friday, has reportedly been returned to his wife in India. ... Read more...

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Racism in Australia gets similar to United States’ Deep South: Johnny Lee Clary


March 15th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington. Mar.15 (ANI): A former Ku Klux Klan leader has said that racism in Australia has reached a similar intensity to what he saw in the United States' Deep South.Johnny Lee Clary, ... Read more...

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Indian student raped, killed in Australia, body put in suitcase (Second Lead)


March 14th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney/New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) A 24-year-old Indian student was raped and murdered and her body stuffed into a suitcase in Australia's Sydney city. Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna ... Read more...

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Indian student raped, murdered in Australia, Krishna calls it unfortunate (Lead)


March 14th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney/New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) A 24-year-old Indian student was raped and murdered and her body found stuffed in a suitcase in Australia's Sydney city last week. Indian External Affairs ... Read more...

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Indians in Australia waiting eagerly for PM Manmohan Singh’s visit


January 27th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinNew Delhi, Jan.27 (ANI): Indians living in Australia are waiting eagerly for the visit of Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh.Singh likely to visit Australia in October this ... Read more...

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Mahesh Bhatt Upset About Crook’s Failure


October 13th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Emraan Hashmi and newcomer Neha Sharma starrer 'Crook' has released last Friday with scathing comments from the critics. In fact, the movie goers also showed very ... Read more...

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Emraan’s kissing star image didn’t bother me: Neha Sharma


October 12th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Newbie Neha Sharma, who was seen as Emraan Hashmi's love interest in the recently released "Crook", said she was not concerned about her co-star's serial kisser image while ... Read more...

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Audiences give thumbs up to Neetu-Rishi’s ‘Do Dooni Chaar’


October 11th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) With "Do Dooni Chaar", yesteryears star couple Neetu and Rishi Kapoor has proven that they still have it in them. The real-life couple's first outing together in ... Read more...

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With Games on, it’s mixed business for multiplexes in capital


October 8th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) The capital is buzzing with activities thanks to the ongoing Commonwealth Games and with the sports event and multiple cultural programmes taking centrestage, multiplexes are recording ... Read more...

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Emraan Hashmi to star in three sequels


October 5th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi will be starring in sequels of three of his films next year. The actor will be seen in the second parts of "Murder", "Jannat" and ... Read more...

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‘Crook’ about racial attacks on Indians in Australia (IANS Preview)


October 4th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) After making horror film "Raaz - The Mystery Continues", director Mohit Suri returns with "Crook: It's Good To Be Bad". Releasing Friday, the film deals with the ... Read more...

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I like playing grey characters: Emraan Hashmi (Interview)


October 4th, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Oct 4 (IANS) Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi, known for his on-screen kisses, says he enjoys essaying grey characters even as he is trying to be a good father in ... Read more...

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Another Indian injured in attack in Australia


July 20th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne/New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) An Indian student has suffered "serious" facial injuries after being thrashed by a group of people in Melbourne - the latest in a series of attacks on ... Read more...

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Mukesh Bhatt Turns 58!


June 7th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): One of the top producers in the Bollywood film industry Mukesh Bhatt celebrated his birthday on the 5th of June The producer who has given Bollywood ... Read more...

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Australians accused of racially abusing Indian players


March 18th, 2010 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 18 (IANS) A cricket tribunal in Australia's Geelong city is looking into an accusation that 10 local cricketers racially abused a team with six players of Indian descent, a media ... Read more...

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Rise in number of Indians holidaying in Australia


March 12th, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 12 (IANS) There has been a 26 percent increase in Indians holidaying in Australia's Victoria state in the year ending December 2009 as compared to the same period in 2008, ... Read more...

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Man who dumped Indian boy being probed for immigration fraud


March 10th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 10 (IANS) Gursewak Dhillon, a part-time taxi driver who dumped three-year-old Gurshan Singh Channa's body nearly 20 km from his home in this Australian city, was being probed for "possible ... Read more...

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Indian boy’s death: Woman gave lift to taxi driver


March 9th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 9 (IANS) Part-time taxi driver Gursewak Dhillon apparently ran out of fuel and was helped by a woman in this Australian city while he was driving around with three-year-old Gurshan ... Read more...

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Unbearable pain for family of Indian boy who died in Australia


March 8th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 8 (IANS) The family of three-year-old Gurshan Singh Channa is dealing with "unbearable pain" over his death, a councillor said Monday while paying respects to the boy whose body was ... Read more...

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Man charged with Indian boy’s death in Australia (Lead)


March 7th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 7 (IANS) A 23-year-old man of Indian origin was charged Sunday with the death of Indian boy Gurshan Singh Channa, whose body was found far away from his home in ... Read more...

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Hunt for car seen near Indian kid’s body


March 7th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 7 (IANS) The police are looking for a green coloured car that was last seen near the spot where Indian toddler Gurshan Singh Channa's body was found in this Australian ... Read more...

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India, Australia negotiating social security agreement


March 4th, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) India and Australia are negotiating a social security agreement to be finalised "at the earliest" which will spare workers from double payment of social security contributions. ... Read more...

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Australian agency to help resolve perception issues in India


March 4th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 4 (IANS) A national agency to oversee standards of higher education providers will help resolve Australia's "serious perception issues" in India, an official of a universities' group said Thursday, adding ... Read more...

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Australia has zero tolerance for racist attacks: Smith


March 2nd, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Australian Foreign Minister Stephen Smith Tuesday said his country has "zero tolerance for assaults on Indians or against anyone else who comes to Australia". "Regrettable... as ... Read more...

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Australian FM to discuss attacks on Indians with Krishna on Wednesday


March 2nd, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 2 (ANI): Visiting Australian Foreign Minister Stephen Smith will meet with his Indian counterpart S.M.Krishna at Hyderabad House on Wednesday afternoon.Smith said on Tuesday he is looking forward to ... Read more...

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India, Australia to discuss student attacks, trade, terror


March 2nd, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Against the backdrop of continuing concerns in India over targeting of Indians in his country, Australian Foreign Minister Stephen Smith arrives here later Tuesday on a ... Read more...

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Samosas, sandwiches, Shane Warne at Indian picnic in Australia


March 2nd, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 2 (IANS) Spin bowler Shane Warne was mobbed by members of the Indian community Tuesday during an informal interaction at parliament house in the backdrop of the violence against ... Read more...

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Australian FM to brief media twice on India Visit


March 2nd, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 2 (ANI): Visiting Australian Foreign Minister Stephen Smith will be interacting with the media twice on Tuesday, and it is expected that he will be briefing them about key ... Read more...

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